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RATINGS: 515   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.04   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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As refreshingly crisp as a morning swim in a Great Lake, this brew is crafted with Pils and Munich malts. The pronounced hop character of this golden lager sparks thoughts of sandy beaches and rocky islands.
2011 vintage - 5.0% abv


3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
BOSSbrewer (1507) - Arkansas, USA - AUG 5, 2013
Expensive for a lawn mower beer. Rated this with another app and BeerBuddy unfortunately won't let me import comments.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
jcnielsen (2005) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - AUG 3, 2013
Bottle. Pours a clear yellow color with white head. Light, grainy, malty flavors. Nice, easy drinking lager.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
TheBear11D (216) - Michigan, USA - JUL 15, 2013
The Lager of the Lakes pours a clear gold color with with an off white head that leaves some lacing. The aroma is a little lemon, earthy and a hint of honey. The flavor is earthy mostly with pine and lemon. Overall the brew is pretty decent. Good for the warm summer days. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
ericdevin (673) - Eugene, Oregon, USA - JUL 9, 2013
Bottle from unknown via Darton. Pours a clear golden straw, decent amount of white head, which dissipates quickly. Lots of carbonation. Aroma slight, mealy maltiness with just a hint of grassiness. Body lively, crisp, finish surprisingly with amount of bitterness, long lasting. Nice, but I’d rather drink a nice NW Kolsch or a Weihenstephaner if I’m going this route.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
mnmike (1021) - Minnesota, USA - JUL 8, 2013
Bottle pour into a pint glass for this brew. One of the better lagers I’ve had. Clean crisp and hoppy.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Cbuk1013 (243) - Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA - JUL 4, 2013
This is a lager with some style and class. This is how it should be done. Not my favorite style, but it comes correct.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Damico (2512) - Royersford, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 2, 2013
Pours completely clear light straw in color with a white head. The aroma brings some sweet pilsner malts and just a tad of funk faded in the background. The body is not too crisp, but just a bit higher than expected on carbonation, a bit too light on the mouthfeel though. The flavor is lightly sweetened malts and the ending has a hint of grassy bitterness, but smooth and vague.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
beerproject (129) - Nashville, Tennessee, USA - JUN 18, 2013
Aroma is very clean caramel malt with a touch of floral hop notes. Taste is again very clean, smooth bitterness and crisp maltiness.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
camborne (655) - Hopkins, Minnesota, USA - JUN 9, 2013
Faint fruit and grain on the nose. Really smooth lager. Better than macro brews but just not enough going on for me to try again.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
joshwoodward (565) - - MAY 26, 2013
A delicious and refreshing lager, not boring. Moderate hops for the style. Great summer beer .


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